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Bill Putnam, MD

Bill Putnam, MD

Thoracic Surgeon

Primary Office

Office 1: Baptist MD Anderson Cancer Center Specialty Clinic

1301 Palm Avenue
, Jacksonville, FL 32207
  • Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 AM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Bill Putnam, MD Biography and Info

Joe B. "Bill" Putnam, Jr., MD, FACS, has extensive experience in the surgical management of a wide spectrum of simple and complex thoracic diseases. Dr. Putnam’s research has focused on improving outcomes in thoracic surgery, and evaluating novel therapies for thoracic diseases. His areas of expertise include:

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  • Lung Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Pulmonary Tumors
  • Chest Wall Tumors
  • Benign and Malignant Lung Diseases

From the Doctor

In addition to my knowledge of simple and complex thoracic disease I also have expertise in resection of complex thoracic tumors, advanced intrathoracic cancers, reoperative thoracic surgery (including reoperative esophageal surgery), and the multi-disciplinary management of thoracic neoplasms.

Titles

  • Medical Director, Baptist MD Anderson Cancer Center

Specialties

  • Thoracic SurgeonAmerican Board of Thoracic Surgery
  • General SurgeonAmerican Board of Surgery

Languages

  • English

Hospital Affiliation

  • Baptist Medical Center South
  • Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville

Legal Practice Name

  • Baptist MD Anderson Cancer Physicians

Ages Treated

  • Adult
  • Senior

Additional Information

Education & Training

  • Doctor of Medicine

    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - Chapel Hill , NC

    1975 – 1979


  • Internship

    John Hopkins University - Baltimore , MD

    1979 – 1981


  • Fellowship

    National Cancer Institute - Bethesda , MD

    1981 – 1984


  • Residency

    University of Rochester - Rochester , NY

    1984 – 1986


  • Residency

    University of Michigan - Ann Arbor , MI

    1986 – 1988


Publications

Additional Publications from Bill Putnam, MD (127 Citations)